November 4, 2014 - Ballot Issue
Review a series of articles that have appeared in the Villager newsletter ...
#1 - How did we get here?
#2 - Safety
#3 - Voters' Choice
#4 - Why is the Income Tax Increase Back on the November 4 Ballot?
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Charts & Spreadsheets
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Effective July 1, 2013
Council repealed the 50% tax credit.
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Passed by residents in November 2004 by 61% (446 for, 272 against), the Minerva Park income tax is 1% with 50% credit. This means ...
|If you earn income in ...||Bexley, Canal Winchester, Columbus, Dublin, Gahanna, Galena, Grandview Heights, Grove City, Groveport, Hilliard, Lockbourne, New Albany, Obetz, Pickerington, Plain City, Powell, Reynoldsburg, Sunbury, Upper Arlington, West Jefferson, Westerville, Worthington, Zanesville, etc.||... determine your taxable income EARNED THERE - and then multiply that dollar amount by ...||1/2 of 1% (You're already paying 1% or more local taxes THERE, so you'll receive 50% tax relief for it.)|
|townships, Commercial Point, Pataskala, Riverlea, etc.||1% (You're not paying any local taxes THERE, so there's no local tax to receive 50% tax relief from.)|
|Minerva Park||1% (The 50% credit applies only to local taxes you're paying elsewhere, if any.)|
The municipalities listed here are current as of November 2004. Please check with your accountant and your HR department concerning your own tax liability.
RITA (Regional Income Tax Agency) is the administrator. You may contact its Worthington office at 760 Lakeview Plaza Blvd., Suite 400 ... 866-721-7482.